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    oh i am going to have to get my car mended i really want a go!

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    damn head gasket!

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    Ooh I am really gonna have to give this badboy a go once I get the uporated clutch fitted

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    Shame I never got to test the Cally again before I got rid, will have to test the Cavaliers tho when there on the road.

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    I'd love to borrow this thing just out of academic interest, but I'd need to find a suitable "strip" first
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    If someone could rig it so it ran off its own power supply, I'd be happy to stick it in the race car and see what kind of lateral G's I can pull - far more fun than 0-60
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    New engines going in the Cav 2moro, could do with borrowing this again to test the new Cav before I start playin with it

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    I want to give it another go on the new tyres in the dry, but I gotta fix my radiator first (Monday). After that its all yours if powers that be approve
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    Well it would appear that the LET I bought was actually an XEV that had been converted, just not very well, compression on a LET should be 150/160 across the board, 1 had nigh on 200, 2 and 3 were 130ish and 4 was 0.....
    Needless to say I'll pass on the G_Tech for a while..

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    Darn

    If anyone else would like to have a go - I wonder if Cocopops wants to try it with his S2000


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    Coco, S2000?
    wtf had a VX220 last I heard...

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    Right, I've got the new radiator fitted. Just need a spot of dry weather to try it properly and I'll be ready to send it on.
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    7.24

    Stupid rain started just as I was approaching the bit of road I reckon with more time to concentrate on the starting technique i can drive it under 7s. Still an improvement on the original time, please stick this into the first post
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    LMAO it just arrived, addressed to "Darth Howard Canning" and I had NO IDEA what it was, I opened it strategically incase it was a letter bomb :'(


    Edit: Hmmm, the instructions don't say hit the brakes after 60 if you don't want to do quarter mile Lol, I'll try again tomorrow.
    I reckon my car's too slow for it to work well anyway!
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    Is that a ":'(" because it wasn't a letter bomb?

    I thought it would be fun to try something different with the name

    Enjoy and drive safe! And I am not kidding either, you need to keep your concentration up as its a bit distracting.
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    My mum signed for it and she started quizzing me!!

    Thanks for the swift delivery The dual carriageway was fairly empty today (and hopefully tomorrow where I attempt a PROPER 0-60-0 run so it doesn't think I was doing qtr-mile, which will prove I have the slowest car on Hexus), so it's fairly easy to cane it and concentrate, but looking over at it as I hit 60 it seems to be just over 11 secs


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